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thing, you know where that came from? >> where? >> science. just want to make sure. when you get bad, make sure you get the right black guy. [ laughter ] >> all scientific. >> what does the science say, professor? >> it says that i am a dummy. because i can't believe i just said that. >> we can't believe it either. >> they have these cars now that will do it for you. >> just push a button and it parks for you. >> i've seen people have such a hard time in those parking spaces that you start to panic, sweat like crazy, pretend something's wrong with the car. and you just get out of there as fast as -- >> >> i do have trouble parallel parking, i'll admit. i'm not great at it. what? i'm not very good at it. ha, ha, ha. can you parallel park well? >> i learned. the problem is, people don't pull up to the perfect spot. there's a spot you got to pull up on your own car. >> i don't like getting that close to another car. i'm afraid my rear view is going to hit it. >> my gosh, hoda, if you can't do that, how can you host a magnificent television show like this every day? [ laughter ] >> try t
at the science of shopping with consumer dos and don'ts. >> dpoork. >> is there really a science to shopping for big-ticket items. >> a new study out of brigham young university and emorie university, if you're shopping for a big-ticket item like a big-screen tv, you shouldn't focus on the price. people who did spent 50% more. you're much better off thinking about what attributes do i want this product to have, whether it's a diamond ring or a big-screen tv, how big do i want it to be? what kind of resolution do i need it to have? do i want it to be a smart tv and then you can find one of those with all those attributes at the lowest price, works better. >> seems like the best of those things with those attributes would have the biggest price, is that necessarily true? >> not necessarily in items like big-korean tvs where we're seeing a lot of them under $1,000. >> let's talk about how to go about it. starting with popular books and something you call save on where we get great deals. >> we're going to break you some great deals. these come from retail me not and led us to those deals. the f
takes a look at the science, yes, there's a science, of shopping with some consumer dos and don'ts. good morning. >> good morning. >> is there really a science to shopping for big-ticket items? >> there really is. we have a new experiment out of brigham young university and emery university and it says if you are shopping for a big item like a big screen tv, you should not focus on the price. people who focused on the price actually spent 50% more, because you're just thinking about the dollars. you're much better off thinking about what attributes do i want this product to have? whether it's a diamond ring, whether it's a big screen tv, how big do i want it to be? what kind of resolution do i want it to have? do you want it to be a smart tv? and then you can find the one that has all of those attributes at a lower price. >> it seems like the things with the best of those attributes would have the biggest price. is that true? >> that's not always true especially in an item like big screen tvs where we're seeing a lot of them under $10,000. >> we'll start with popular books and something
this up, dave. science class is over. >> i'm going to drink this. because i didn't make one of those for myself. >> thank you very much. >> thank you very much. >> interesting, thanks, sweetie. it's a good thing we've had a few drinks, because -- >> sara is warming up the crowd next door for any question they want to ask us. first, this is "today" on nbc. >>> it is time for 3, 2, 1 live with sara haines. she's at the nintendo world store. >> hey, we found our guy, it's ryan from new york. he has a question. >> i'm a refugee from the lower east side. i'm wondering if you could be a star in any tv show besides your own, what would it be? >> well, that's a good -- "smash." >> you would? >> love it. sing for us. >> i couldn't possibly -- >> beautiful. ♪ thanks for asking >> he's adorable. i think i'd do a "law and order" thing. i love them so much i have them memorized. i know the lines. it would be easy. >> thank you, guys. >> thank you, sweetie. >>> on monday, singer christina aguilera is going to join us. >> actor/comedian kevin pollack. >>> fall fashion. it's definitely going to wa
? unbelievable. >> that's like science fiction. thanks so much. let's see what we have for you. today, remnants of sandy up into canada, spinning around, bringing some moisture, wrap around moisture and lake effect enhanced rain, western new york, western pa. and mountain snow in the upper elevations there. rest of the country, more rain moving into the pacific northwest, some mountain snows in the plains, look for plenty of sunshine in the southern two-thirds of the country, a little on the chillier side in the southeast with temperatures in the 50s and 60s there, but >> good morning, chilly weathere following the aftermath of hurricane sandy, 54 degrees will be a high temperature today and it is still busy -- breezy >> and that's your latest weather. matt? >>> al, thank you very much. up next, "today's" professionals breaking down the hot topics of this morning with savannah right after this. google, how much does the earth weigh? google voice response: earth has a mass of five point nine... ♪sleep on needles by sondre lerche with snack-defying, satisfying totino's pizza rolls. and now when
science center. it has been getting colder during the day. is will be the warmest part of the day. upper 40's and low 50s. this is not typically what you feel like tropical system is going through, right? it usually feel warmer than this. we are talking about tornadoes and all that stuff. that is not the case with this storm, obviously. the winds will pick up as we go through the day. heavy rain in baltimore city at the present time. our band of hurricane sandy -- outer band of hurricane sandy. we are in the heavy rain right now. snow on the radar out of the mountains. i've never seen this in my career, where you have blizzard warnings in effect for western maryland and pennsylvania, and hurricane conditions at the beach. the winds are going to pick up. at worst part of the day for baltimore as far as the winds ago, late this afternoon and evening. this is blowout tied for folks on the western shore. winds out of the west and northwest, your high tide on the western shore of the chesapeake bay what should be about average. on the eastern shore, your high tides will come in a little bit a
view, not science, just your gut, are we living in a time unlike times of the past? >> the simple answer is absolutely. i've never seen anything like this. i mean, we're having an annual storm of the century. it is just crazy. >> i spoke with an official at the electric powers research institute. he said building a power grid that could withstand these kinds of storms is just not economically feasible. so how best to deal with these changes remains to be seen. >> go back to those numbers for a second. he predicted a surge of 11 1/2 feet. >> which would have been the highest ever, it was closer to 14. and there's a piece in the paper trying to figure out is it climate change what's going on? the temperature in the western atlantic, 5 degrees above normal for the end of october. there's something going on. >> harry smith. and by the way, harry's going to have more on a special "rock center with brian williams" tonight 10:00/9:00 central right here on nbc. >>> let's get a check of the weather now from al. >> thanks a lot, matt. a show of hands, who has been stuck in new york? where a
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